LPD: Speeding car crashes into another car, lands upside down on Vine street
LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Lincoln Police said a seatbelt may have saved a reckless driver who crashed his car after traveling over 100 mph on Vine Street late Monday night.
Police responded to a crash at 36th and Vine Streets Monday around 11:30 p.m.
Witnesses told police they saw a car speeding down Vine Street and hit the rear of another car. Witnesses told police the car, which was a 2017 Toyota Yaris, looked like it was going between 100-120 mph.
Police said the Yaris also hit two mailboxes and a light pole and landed upside down. Bystanders helped pull the man from the car.
The driver was mostly unharmed because he was wearing a seatbelt, according to police.
The 20-year-old driver was treated and released and cited for willful reckless driving.
Police said the driver in the other vehicle was also wearing a seatbelt and had only minor injuries.
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